Interpersonal Excellence – Managing People and Developing Relationships
How To Be A Good Leader
This article from scienceofpeople.com gives you some great pointers on what a great leader is and then gives useful insights into ‘How’ to be that leader.
1 Law of the Lid:
A leader’s influence is limited by their skills.
2 Law of Influence:
Everyone has the potential to lead because all you have to do is influence people about the things you’re passionate about.
3 Law of Process:
Leaders must be constantly engaged in the learning process in order to remain relevant and effective.
4 Law of Solid Ground (Trust):
The leader people could trust had the most positive impact on peoples lives.
5 Law of Respect:
The Law of Respect states that people naturally respect and follow leaders who rank higher than them on the leadership scale.
6 Law of Connection:
Show your people that you care by offering to help them, being genuinely interested in them as people and listening to their feelings and ideas.
7 Law of the Inner Circle:
No one succeeds alone.
8 Law of Magnetism:
Become the type of person you want to build relationships with.
9 Law of Empowerment:
True leaders have the confidence to empower, rather than dominate people.
10 Law of the Picture:
Not only do leaders have a clear vision, they also communicate it so their followers understand the big picture.
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